Ultra-rugged durability with high-speed transfers

When the bottom line is on the line, trust in the small and ultra-rugged G-DRIVE™ SSD that delivers durability and speed to accelerate your pro workflow wherever you go. Sustained transfer speeds up to 1050MB/s2 let you quickly save, edit and store large files, while password-enabled 256-bit AES-XTS hardware encryption3 helps keep your private content private.  The versatile USB-C™ port with a SuperSpeed USB 10Gbps (USB 3.2 Gen 2) interface keeps this SSD ready for laptops and desktops, both old and new.

Ultra-Rugged Durablity
Built using hand-picked components to withstand tough conditions in the field, the SanDisk® Professional G-DRIVE™ SSD provides pro-grade rugged storage you can rely on. The G-DRIVE™ SSD is engineered with IP67 water and dust resistance, up to 3-meter drop protection, and 2000lb crush resistance.

Password Protection
The G-DRIVE™ SSD includes downloadable software for password-enabled 256-bit AES-XTS Hardware encryption3 to help keep your files, videos, and photos safe from unauthorized access.

USB-C™ Connectivity
The G-DRIVE™  SSD is ready for newer Mac computers and other laptops through a reversible USB-C port with a SuperSpeed USB 10Gbps (USB 3.2 Gen 2) interface, and comes with a USB 3.0/2.0 cable adapter for backwards compatibility.

Our SanDisk Portable Hard Drive is USB-C Ready
USB-C connectivity gives you plug and play storage with support for Thunderbolt™ 3, with an included USB-C to USB-A adapter for USB 3.0 compatibility.

Accident Resistant
Solid state drives don’t utilize moving parts, so the G-DRIVE™  SSD is able to endure accidental bumps or drops to help protect against data loss and system failures.

5-Year Limited Warranty
Offering an industry-leading 5-year limited warranty, the G-DRIVE™  SSD is ready to provide high-performance storage for years to come.


  • 500GB
  • 1TB
  • 2TB
  • 4TB

SuperSpeed USB 10 Gbps (USB 3.2 Gen 2)


Data Transfer Rate
Up to 1050 MB/s read, 1000 MB/s write

Operating Temperature
41o-95oF | 5o-35oC

Size (LxWxH)
3.74 x 1.97 x 0.59 in | 95 x 50 x 15 mm

0.20 lbs | 0.09 kg

Encryption hardware
256-bit AES-XTS hardware encryption

System requirement
macOS 10.11+ (Time Machine compatible)
Windows® 10+ (via reformat)

Box Contents
(1) USB-C to USB-C cable
(1) USB-C to USB-A cable
Quick Start Guide
5-Year limited warranty

Retail Packaging
(LxWxH) 1.38 x 4.02 x 5.98 in | 35 x 102 x 152 mm
Retail boxes per master carton: 9
Master cartons per pallet: 240
Units per pallet: 2160


1. As used for storage capacity, 1GB = 1 billion bytes and 1TB = one trillion bytes. Actual user capacity may be less, depending on operating environment. | 2. Based on read speed, unless otherwise specified. As used for transfer rate, megabyte per second (MB/s) = one million bytes per second. Performance will vary depending on your hardware and software components and configurations.  | 3. Shock resistance up to 1.2m on a carpeted concrete floor for 1TB and 2TB capacities, and up to 1m on a carpeted concrete floor for 4TB capacity.

Available in: 500GB, 1TB, 2TB, 4TB